Posts Tagged: lincoln

A senior moment

Every year for the past 20 years, I have usually grown a beard for the winter, shaving it off roughly six months later on my birthday.  This generally coincides with being bearded for Thanksgiving. The last couple years, I forswore the beard and went fuzz-free through all the seasons.  I was bored with the baby-fresh… Read more »

Yesterday made me cry

The title was supposed to read “Today made me cry”, but there are some peculiarities about Washington D.C. that you (or at least I) wouldn’t have guessed. For example, would you believe that almost nothing opens up before 7 am?  Not the food stores, the drugstores, the parking garages, the eating places? In the same… Read more »